Teaching Online

Use Moodle and other tools like Blackboard Collaborate and Google Apps at NCSU to enhance distance education for your students!  Here is some basic info:

Campus tools

Google Apps @ NC State

  • What is it?

A suite of communication and collaboration tools at NC State (email, calendar, etc.)

  • How might I use it?

Email students; facilitate group work with Docs and Presentations, etc.

  • Where do I get it?

Comes standard google.ncsu.edu/help

Learn more at the OIT Google website: google.ncsu.edu/help

  • Who can help me?

NC State Help Desk: (919) 515-HELP or help@ncsu.edu(link sends e-mail)

MyPack Portal

  • What is it?

Web tool to view class rolls, submit grades and email students

  • How might I use it?

View your class rolls, submit grades, send progress reports, etc.

  • Where do I get it?

mypack.ncsu.edu

  • Who can help me?

Registration and Records: (919) 515-2572 or ncsu.edu/registrar/contact

Personal File Space

  • What is it?

Your space for personal files and Web pages

  • How might I use it?

Post information about yourself (CV, office hours, etc.) to the Web to share with students and colleagues. All users have 300 MB of personal file storage space. Example: https://www4.ncsu.edu/~ddchapma

  • Where do I get it?

Setup page: oit.ncsu.edu/afs/www-setup

More info: oit.ncsu.edu/afs/personal-file-space

  • Who can help me?

NC State Help Desk: (919) 515-HELP or help@ncsu.edu(link sends e-mail)

Syllabus Tool

  • What is it?

An online tool to help you build a NCSU standard syllabus (in HTML, PDF or Word formats)

  • How might I use it?

Easily create a syllabus for your course in various formats

  • Where do I get it?

For Instructors: Syllabus Tool at https://wolfware.ncsu.edu

  • Who can help me?

Help docs: https://apps.delta.ncsu.edu/syllabus_tool

DELTA: learntech@ncsu.edu(link sends e-mail), or 513-7094

WolfWare

  • What is it?

Collection of online learning tools at NC State

  • How might I use it?

To access online learning tools, such as Moodle and Blackboard Collaborate

  • Where do I get it?

https://wolfware.ncsu.edu

  • Who can help me?

learntech@ncsu.edu(link sends e-mail) or 513-7094

Learning Management Systems

Blackboard Collaborate

  • What is it?

A synchronous (or “real time”) eLearning and collaborative environment

  • How might I use it?

Hold live sessions with DE students for office hours and/or problem solving sessions

  • Where do I get it?

For Instructors: WolfWare Toolbox, wolfware.ncsu.edu

Blackboard Collaborate login: collaborate.wolfware.ncsu.edu

  • Who can help me?

Online resources: delta.ncsu.edu/lms_services/synchronous_learning

DELTA: learntech@ncsu.edu(link sends e-mail) or (919) 513-7094

Moodle

  • What is it?

A virtual course environment that offers a suite of teaching and learning tools

  • How might I use it?

Create an engaging learning space for your course – blending content, interaction and testing

  • Where do I get it?

For Instructors: WolfWare Toolbox wolfware.ncsu.edu

Moodle login: moodle.wolfware.ncsu.edu

  • Who can help me?

Online resources: delta.ncsu.edu/lms_services/moodle

DELTA: learntech@ncsu.edu(link sends e-mail) or (919) 513-7094

WolfWare Classic

  • What is it?

A ‘homegrown’ course-management system with Web space for course content (public or private). Requires some Web development skills

  • How might I use it?

Put a course information page online that you can share with prospective students

  • Where do I get it?

For Instructors: WolfWare Toolbox wolfware.ncsu.edu

WolfWare Classic login: courses.ncsu.edu

  • Who can help me?

Online resources: classic.wolfware.ncsu.edu/help

DELTA: learntech@ncsu.edu(link sends e-mail) or (919) 513-7094